Congratulations to Samantha Prelaz for winning a Sustainability Research Award (with Victoria Lapointe in the Majewski lab) from the Sustainability Action Fund at Concordia!
Congratulations to Amna Muhammad, Lars Miller, Chris Copeman, and Zoey Davis for winning a Sustainability Research Award from the Sustainability Action Fund at Concordia!
Congratulations to Hudson Bicalho for receiving a Mitacs Globalink Research Award to spend 3 months in Dresden with Prof. Stefan Kaskel's research group!
Congratulations to Victor Quezada-Novoa for winning the People's Choice Award in Concordia's 3 Minute Thesis Competition!
Congratulations to Victor Quezada-Novoa for winning 1st place in the CQMF Science Writing Competition (English). You can read Victor's blog post here.
Congratulations to Victor Quezada-Novoa for being selected to give an invited talk in the Emerging Materials Investigator Symposium at the CCCE in Calgary in June 2022! Learn more about the conference program and symposium here.
Congratulations to Paola Marino for successfully defending her MSc thesis on the topic of sustainable synthesis of MOFs for ophthalmic drug delivery! After an excellent thesis and defense, Paola becomes the fourth MSc student to graduate from the Howarth group!
Congratulations to Zvart Ajoyan for successfully defending her MSc thesis, which includes excellent work on the photophysical properties of rare-earth MOFs! Zvart is the third MSc student to graduate from the Howarth group!
Paola's paper is featured as a supplementary cover of the December 6th issue of ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering! Thanks to Karyna Cuffaro for the amazing artwork.
Sabine is awarded a prestigious Rhodes Scholarship to carry out graduate studies at Oxford. Click here to read the article by Concordia's School of Graduate Studies.
Paola wins the People's Choice Award in the NSERC Science Exposed contest for her image titled Metal-Organic Illumination. Click here to read the Concordia News article.
Victor's research on the detoxification of a sulfur mustard simulant is featured in the Concordia News! Click here to read the article.
Zvart Ajoyan gives a fantastic Chem 666 Departmental MSc Seminar. Congratulations Zvart!
Paola is featured in Concordia News for all of her successes in linking scientific research to art. Read the article here.
Hudson's research is featured on the cover of Inorganic Chemistry! Thank you to Lorrayne Bicalho for creating the awesome artwork.
Paola gives an amazing Chem 666 Departmental MSc Seminar. Congratulations Paola!
Check out the Q&A with MSc student, Paola Marino, about her Visualizing Science Contest image that was featured on the cover of CanJChem. Click here.
Zvart receives Honourable Mention in the 2021 ChemiSTEAM competition from the Chemical Institute of Canada. Check out Zvart's blog post and view the image here. Congrats Zvart!
Victor receives Honourable Mention in the 2021 ChemiSTEAM competition from the Chemical Institute of Canada. Check out Victor's blog post and view the image here. Congrats Victor!
Congratulations to Hudson Bicalho for passing his Research Proposal and Comprehensive Exam! Hudson is the second official PhD candidate in the Howarth group.
Pedro Donnarumma becomes the second MSc student to defend in the Howarth group! Congratulations to Pedro for an excellent thesis and top-notch defense.
Pedro's research is featured on the cover of Chem Comm! Thank you to Karyna Cuffaro for the amazing artwork.
Chen Si joins the group from South China University of Technology as a Mitacs Globalink Research Intern!
Hudson Bicalho received the prestigious FRQNT Doctoral Scholarship to support his doctoral work on the degradation of pollutants using metal-organic frameworks!
Congrats to Gemini Ramasamy for winning a Sustainability Research Award from the Sustainability Action Fund at Concordia!
Paola Marino's image has made it to the final in the NSERC Science Exposed Contest! Vote for Paola's image to win the People's Choice Award here.
Pedro Donnarumma gives an outstanding Chem 666 Departmental MSc Seminar. Great job Pedro!
Congratulations to Victor Quezada-Novoa for passing his Research Proposal and Comprehensive Exam! Victor is now officially the first PhD Candidate in the Howarth lab.
Paola Marino received Honourable Mention in the 2020 ChemiSTEAM contest. Check out Paola's blog post and view the image here. Congrats Paola!
Pedro Donnarumma wins the Concordia Science Captured Award for capturing a show-stopping optical microscopy image of his new RE-MOF.
Congratulations to Paola Marino for having her image titled “Metal-Organic Galaxy” featured on the 2021 cover of the Canadian Journal of Chemistry! Check it out here.
Congratulations to Felix Saraci, and Hudson Bicalho for winning oral presentation prizes at the 23rd Annual Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Research Conference!
Congratulations to Felix Saraci for giving an excellent Chem 666 MSc Departmental Seminar. As the first Howarth group student to give a departmental seminar, you made us proud!
Congratulations to Pedro Donnarumma for winning 1st place for his oral presentation at the CQMF 4th Annual Conference on Advanced Materials. Thanks to Systems for Research for sponsoring this prize!
Prof Howarth was featured in ChemViews Magazine, check out the article here.
We have now moved into brand new lab space in the new Applied Science Hub at Concordia!
Congratulations to Victor Quezada for winning a $500 ATS/Micromeritics Graduate Travel Poster Prize at CEMWOQ-6.5 for his outstanding virtual poster presentation.
Congratulations to Pedro Donnarumma for being accepted to the ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry & Sustainable Energy. Although the school will not run in July 2020, Pedro plans to travel to Golden, Colorado in 2021 to attend!
Congratulations to Paola Marino for winning a Sustainability Research Award from the Sustainability Action Fund at Concordia University! Paola won this award for her work on using greener alternatives for synthesizing MOFs.
The MOFs win the 23rd Annual Chemistry & Biochemistry Curling fling!
Victor Quezada wins the Concordia Science Captured Award for capturing a beautiful SEM image of his new MOF CU-10.
Congratulations to Felix Saraci for winning the 2019 Kanfi-Holzbaur Award in Green Chemistry which he will use to attend the CCCE 2020 in Winnipeg, MB.
Prof. Howarth wins the 2019 UBC Young Alumnus Award – an award given to a young alumnus whose accomplishments are of such excellence that they provide inspiration and leadership to students and other young alumni.
Congratulations to Howarth group members Zvart Ajoyan, Chris Copeman, Pedro Donnarumma, Paola Marino, and Felix Saraci for winning poster prizes at CEMWOQ-6.